Brazil secures double triumph at Skate Street World League

Rayssa Leal and Giovanni Vianna shone at Ibirapuera Gymnasium

Published on 04/12/2023 - 09:44 By Agência Brasil - Rio de Janeiro - Agência Brasil - Rio de Janeiro

Brazil emerged triumphant at the SLS Super Crown World Championship, the pinnacle of the Street Skateboarding World League, as Rayssa Leal secured the women's title and Giovanni Vianna claimed victory in the men's category on Sunday (Dec. 3), at the Ibirapuera Gymnasium in São Paulo.

The 15-year-old skater clinched her second title in the competition, scoring a total of 31.9 points in the final, surpassing Japan's Momiji Nishiya (2nd place with 30.6 points) and the USA's Paige Heyn (3rd place with 28.8 points).

"On top of the world. All honor and glory be to God. Thank you team for all your support and love. I love you guys," the Brazilian posted on her social media account after winning the title.

Men's title

In the men's category, the spotlight remained on Brazil as Giovanni Vianna claimed the top spot on the podium with a total of 36.4 points. France's Vincent Milou secured the silver with 36.3 points, and Gustavo Ribeiro from Portugal secured the third spot with 27.1 points.

Translation: Mário Nunes -  Edition: Fábio Lisboa

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